Why Hajj and Umrah Are Considered Important

December 15, 2015
Eid ul Azha Festival

Why Hajj and Umrah Are Considered Important

Islam is a religion which is based on principles and rules that are set on every Muslim of the world. Although, a Muslim cannot show his/her complete gratitude towards. Allah until they make their journey to the Holy city of Mecca. Of course if that person is financially and physically capable of traveling to Holy city of Mecca. This traveling to Mecca is call pilgrimage and it is usually divided into two parts. Which are Hajj pilgrimage and umrah pilgrimage.

Hajj and Umrah

Hajj and Umrah are both different pilgrimages, Umrah can be done on any day of the year as many times as a person wants while, Hajj are only performed once a year on 10th of Dhul-Hijja. The pilgrimage or Umrah pilgrimage, are both perform in the state of Ihram. Which is a dress of just two fabrics which is not sewn together.  The state in which pilgrimage perform Hajj/Umrah are as pure as it can be. Performing Hajj or Umrah both basically means to devote and submit you to Allah.

Having to perform the rituals and devotion to Allah is something out of this world, with pure heart and content Allah shows us such signs and peace that it makes pilgrims to forget earthly goods. Hajj Packages 2016 and Umrah is a sign of seeking and accept our previous sins and to ask forgiveness by facing Allah in his home.

Holy Prophet (PBUH) has said; Performing Hajj with pure heart and virtue leads to a new form of life like a new born baby. All that previous sins and misdeeds towards Allah are forgiven and there shall be given a new life;


Hajj teaches us a lot and those people who are able to perform Cheap Hajj Packages London services are indeed bestowed by Allah’s grace, it is said they should not let the Devil (Shaitan) have the best of them, they should keep striving and move forward in the teachings of our beloved Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and keep themselves devoted the one and only true God (Allah).

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